FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

November 26, 2013

 

SIX ANCHORMEN RANKED IN THE NEWA

Providence, R.I.-Six Rhode Island College wrestlers are ranked in the latest edition of the 2013-14 New England Wrestling Association (NEWA) Individual Rankings, including senior 133 lbs. Silas Murray (Brentwood, NY) and sophomore 141 lbs. Ricondo Cole (Cranston, RI), who are both ranked No. 2 in their respective weight classes.

 

Murray (133 lbs.) recently took second place at the 2013 Doug Parker Invitational and is 4-0 on the season with 10 takedowns, one reversal, four escapes, three near-falls and one pin.

 

Cole (141 lbs.) placed first at the Doug Parker Invitational this past weekend and is 6-2 on the year with 16 takedowns, four escapes, four near-falls and three pins.

 

 

 Sophomore 141 lbs. Ricondo Cole

 

Senior 285 lbs. Brian Nicoll (Plaistow, NH), who recently placed third in his weight class at the Doug Parker Invitational, is ranked No. 3 in New England. For the season, Nicoll is 7-1 with six takedowns, five escapes and two pins.

 

Junior Kyle Humphries (East Longmeadow, MA), who recently placed fourth at the Doug Parker Invitational, is ranked No. 5 at 184 lbs. He is 3-1 for the year with seven takedowns, one reversal, six escapes and one near-fall.

 

Senior 157 lbs. Kevin Barrucci (Burlington, MA) and junior 165 lbs. Rob Sotelo (Little Falls, NJ) are both ranked No. 6 in their respective weight classes. Barrucci, who recently placed sixth at the Doug Parker Invitational, is 8-2 on the season with 12 takedowns, three reversals, one escape, 15 near-falls and two pins. Sotelo, who also placed sixth at the Doug Parker Invitational, is 7-3 on the year with 33 takedowns, one reversal, five escapes, one near-fall, and two pins.

 

Head Coach Jay Jonesí Anchormen are currently 2-1 on the season.

 

In upcoming action, Rhode Island College will compete at Western New England on Friday, Dec. 6 (7 p.m.).

 

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